Body in Punxsutawney
18, 2013- Jessica Illuzzi
The body found in Punxsutawney this weekend was dismembered and the arm was
discovered by a fisherman in the Mahoning Creek on Sunday. The body of33-year-old
Chet Haddow, from Punxsutawney, was shot and killed September 13 and identified
by finger prints.
remains had been scattered throughout an area of the creek and divers found
them bellow a bridge near the Village of Hamilton in Jefferson County.
have arrested Michael Shugars for the murder. Police say Shugars told them he
had met Haddow for a drug deal and they got into an argument and were fighting
over a gun when Haddow was shot. Shugars left the car on Blose Hollow Road then
returned later and cut up the body with chainsaw and scattered the body parts
and burnt the car.
is in the Jefferson County Jail charged with Criminal Homicide, Robbery, and abuse of a corpse, along with other charges